Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Arrest warrant issued for man wanted in Shell Lake Cenex burglary

Danielle Danford | Staff writer SHELL LAKE – An arrest warrant has been issued for Randy L. Hammet, 36, Birmingham, Ala., who is wanted...
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Washburn County Player Holds $50,000 Powerball Ticket

One lucky Wisconsin player is holding a $50,000 winning Powerball ticket from the Saturday, November 18 Powerball drawing. The lucky winner purchased their ticket at...

Shell Lake Cenex burglarized

SHELL LAKE— The Shell Lake Cenex gas station was burglarized in the early morning hours on Monday, Nov. 20, according to a Facebook post...

Hayward man sentenced to prison for 2016 vehicle theft

Danielle Danford | Staff writer SHELL LAKE - David Boswell, 27, Hayward, was sentenced to prison for the 2016 vehicle theft from the Washburn County...

Spooner man sentenced to prison for dangerous pursuit

Danielle Danford | Staff writer SHELL LAKE - According to Washburn County Court documents, Brien Drain, 45, Spooner, was sentenced to state prison on four...

Ginseng complaint turns into huge marijuana bust

Suspect tries to outrun law enforcement in vehicle SHELL LAKE - A ginseng-related complaint to the Department of Natural Resources turned in to a marijunana...

Washburn County judge presides in trial over officer’s death

Danielle Danford | Staff writer SHELL LAKE—Washburn County Circuit Court Judge Eugene Harrington is presiding over the case for the man charged in the fatal...

Spooner woman burglarizes home for next high

Danielle Danford | Staff writer SPOONER - A 41-year-old Spooner woman has been charged with burglary and possessing an illegally obtained prescription in Washburn County...

Several charges for Spooner man in third OWI offense

Danielle Danford | Staff writer SHELL LAKE - A 27-year-old Spooner man has pleaded not guilty in Washburn County Court to a felony charge of...

Jury trial set in false imprisonment case

Danielle Danford | Staff writer SHELL LAKE - A 23-year-old Spooner man faces up to six years in prison or a $10,000 fine if he...